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How to Plan a Grown-up Game Night that’s Fun and Easy

easy fun game night

Shake up your Saturday night with some competitive fun. Invite over some friends, serve up a few snacks, pour drinks, and play for the sake of sport (or victory). The key to pulling off the perfect game-night evening? It’s all in the details. Keep scrolling for tips on creating an evening that’s both fun and easy!

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Unique and Fun Escort Cards and Seating Chart Displays

If you ask us, there’s always something to celebrate. Whether your next event is a thematic dinner party or an intimate afternoon brunch, why not show your guests to their seats with something eye-catching and unexpected?

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The Best RSVP Questions to Ask Your Guests

The Best RSVP Questions to Ask Your Guests

RSVPs do more than just provide an accurate headcount for your event. They offer a perfect opportunity to collect additional information. Being aware of guest details—like meal preferences and dietary restrictions—will ease your planning process and leave you better prepared. Whether you’re planning a lavish fundraising gala or an intimate wedding with close friends and family, here are some key questions to consider including on your RSVP.

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Simple and Easy Ways to Add Color to Your Party

Simple and Easy Ways to Add Color to Your Party

Whether you’re planning a backyard barbecue, an intimate bridal shower, or a large-scale family gathering, a coordinated color scheme can help tie your whole party together and create a memorable experience for you and your guests. Once you’ve settled on the perfect palette, think about how you can incorporate the colors into your detailing. In need of a little inspiration? Keep scrolling for ideas!

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How to Make Your Own Custom Seating Chart Digitally

How to Make Your Own Custom Seating Chart Digitally

The last of your RSVPs have rolled in, you’ve secured an accurate headcount, and any remaining big-picture logistics have been sorted out. Now is the perfect time to build a seating chart for your event—without completely losing your mind. It’s possible (we promise!) Greenvelope recently launched a new feature to streamline seat assignments and we can’t wait to share it with you. Keep scrolling for more information and tips!

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5 Tips for an Eco-Chic Birthday Party

Eco chic birthday party

We have Natalie with Sustainably Chic joining us on the blog today. She’s our go-to expert for all things sustainable, especially when it comes to fashion, beauty, and lifestyle! Today, she’s here to share her top-5 tips for pulling off an eco-chic birthday party.

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Essential Tips for the Beginning Party Planner

Tips for Inexperienced Party Planners

Planning your first event is exciting (and we’re excited for you!) With digital platforms like Pinterest and aisles full of aspirational magazines at pretty much any bookstore, there’s no shortage of resources when it comes to inspiration. They make it look so easy (especially with a solid team of professionals and a little behind-the-scenes magic). But there’s no reason you can’t throw a successful event all on your own! In fact, planning a party doesn’t have to be complicated or overwhelming. The key is to organize your planning process into manageable steps. So, whether you’re having the whole extended family over for a large-scale holiday celebration or hosting a big crowd at a rented venue, here are some tips for throwing a memorable event.

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How to Pull off a Group Campout

how to plan camping for group

It’s that time of year when winter passes and the summer months bring a familiar, welcomed warmth. And what better way is there to celebrate than a weekend of sitting around the campfire, laughing, and roasting marshmallows? Complete with favorable weather, a night of exchanging stories under the stars with a group of your closest friends and family is pretty hard to beat. The only catch? Someone needs to plan the trip (and this could easily be you!) Organizing a great camping trip doesn’t have to be complicated. That’s why we’ve put together some simple tips to help make your planning process run smooth.

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Planning a Family-Friendly Super Bowl Party

Family Friendly Super Bowl Party

It’s not an official holiday (but it should be). In fact, the Super Bowl is one of the most celebrated sporting events in the U.S., and is watched by football fans and sports newbies alike. So there’s no reason not to go big—especially if you’re hosting. Here are some helpful tips to plan a memorable celebration that’s both fun and family-friendly.

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Trending: Dinner Parties

Dinner party at home

From intimate, mix-and-mingle cocktail soirées to lavish, over-the-top dining experiences, home parties are in and we’re feeling inspired.  

Join the movement to skip crowded restaurants, overpriced wine, and rushing through your meal. Instead, invite your guests to enjoy a hearty global tasting spreadcatered or homemade to perfection. The first step is replacing those restaurant reservations with a stylized paperless invitation, suited to your dinner theme.

The key to pulling off the perfect party? It’s all in the details (and a generously-stocked bar cart). But first, we recommend finding a theme that inspires you. Notable trends this season have sparked with rose quartz, air plants and succulents, geometric shapes, and loose, garden-style floral arrangements. If you’re looking for that perfect theme, try starting with your invitation. Here are some ideas to help get you started!  read more…